|The inventions of Dr. C. Francis Jenkins of Washington, D.C. / William Hartge Fifer - Fifer, William Hartge|
Biography and summary of the inventions of Dr. Charles Francis Jenkins, a resident of Washington, D.C. Among the inventions credited to Dr. Jenkins are the motion picture projector; high speed camera; radio photographs, radio vision, and radio movies; plate receiver; and spiral-mounted lens disc. This paper, prepared as part of Fifer's initiation into Phi Mu, an engineering honor society, contains photographs, diagrams, and other illustrations.
Keywords: Jenkins; C. Francis (Charles Francis); 1867-1934; Television -- History; Phototelegraphy -- History